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Tuesday, May 17, 2016

David Hyde Pierce Joins 'Hello, Dolly!' Revival

David Hyde Pierce Joins 'Hello, Dolly!' Revival

The four-time Emmy winner returns to the stage alongside Bette Midler in Jerry Herman's classic musical.

Friday, Dec 27, 2013

Babs and Bette Get Together

Babs and Bette Get Together

Plus the “Kinky Boots” replacements are here, Hugh Jackman disappears from 'Houdini" and meet the “Bronx Bombers.”

Friday, May 31, 2013

Midler's "I'll Eat You Last" Recoups Investment

Midler's "I'll Eat You Last" Recoups Investment

Producers say the one-woman comedy earned back its $2.4 million initial cost in eight weeks, despite snub from Tony voters

Tuesday, Jan 8, 2013

Midler to Play Talent Agent Sue Mengers

Midler to Play Talent Agent Sue Mengers

After a 30-year absence, the Divine Miss M. will return to Broadway, as legendary Hollywood agent Sue Mengers in a new play by the writer of "Skyfall"

Wednesday, May 30, 2012

“Priscilla” Star Discovers Green Is His Color

“Priscilla” Star Discovers Green Is His Color

Tony Sheldon is royalty at home in Australia, and he made it big on Broadway with “Priscilla.” But what’s his future in the U.S. without a “frock”? He’s about to find out.

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Little Girl Rescued After Amber Alert, Dad in Custody: Cops
Little Girl Rescued After Amber Alert, Dad in Custody: Cops

An Amber Alert has been issued for a 6-year-old girl who police believe was taken by her father following a deadly stabbing in Bridgeport, Connecticut, and authorities think the two are in New York City.

Daring Rescue of Potential Jumper Closes GW Bridge
Daring Rescue of Potential Jumper Closes GW Bridge

A man apparently threatening to jump off the George Washington Bridge closed off traffic Friday morning, and police were forced to make a high-risk rescue to snatch the squirming man before he fell.

Status Check: 'April' the Giraffe Doing Well, Still Pregnant
Status Check: 'April' the Giraffe Doing Well, Still Pregnant

The 15-year-old giraffe named "April" who has captivated millions of people across the world as they watch a livestream in anxious anticipation of the birth of her fourth calf at an upstate New York zoo is doing well and still pregnant.

Trump: 'Our Victory Was a Win for Conservative Values'
Trump: 'Our Victory Was a Win for Conservative Values'

President Donald Trump returned to many of his campaign promises, and hinted at some new action the White House will soon take, in a speech to thousands of conservatives gathered Friday at the Conservative Political Action Conference. "Our victory was a win for conservative values," Trump said, pledging to support members of law enforcement, repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act and build a wall "soon, way ahead of schedule." The call-back to the campaign trail included some popular phrases — and a jab at Hillary Clinton that elicited chants of "lock her up!" Trump reiterated his assurance that he will "put American first," saying there is no global flag, so that terrorism doesn't strike in the U.S. And in looking forward, Trump vowed that would "never apologize" for protecting the safety of American people and promised "brand new action" in the coming days to protect the nation.

Guests Dangled From Windows as Fire Swept Through NJ Hotel: Fire Chief
Guests Dangled From Windows as Fire Swept Through NJ Hotel: Fire Chief

A blaze that shot through the roof of a South Jersey hotel overnight left two people, including a police officer, injured. The blaze at the Ramada Inn on Landis Avenue in Vineland broke out in a second floor room around 2 a.m. Friday and it took firefighters more than two hours to get the flames under control. All 28 guests were accounted for, firefighters said.

Little Tikes Recalls Toddler Swings Due to Fall Hazard
Little Tikes Recalls Toddler Swings Due to Fall Hazard

Little Tikes is recalling about 540,000 toddler swings due to a fall hazard. The seat of the swings is made from plastic that can crack or break, posing a safety hazard to toddlers. This recall involves Little Tikes 2-in-1 Snug’n Secure pink toddler swings. The swings have a pink T-shaped restraint in front with a Little Tikes logo. The swing is suspended by four yellow ropes.